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Rev Limon L. “L.L.” Garr

Rev Limon L. “L.L.” Garr

Kentucky, USA
Death 17 Oct 1989 (aged 74)
Kentucky, USA
Burial Nancy, Pulaski County, Kentucky, USA
Plot I, 0, 507
Military Tec 5, United States Army
Memorial ID 685114 · View Source
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United States Army,
World War II,

Rev. Limon L. "L.L." Garr, 74 years of age, of Somerset, Kentucky, departed this life on Tuesday, October 17th, 1989 at the Humana Hospital Lake Cumberland following a long illness.

Bro. Limon was born in Jamestown, Kentucky on September 14th, 1915, son of the late Robert and Adele Willis Garr. Bro. Limon was pastor of Harrodsburg Baptist Church for the past twenty-one years until his death. He was a member of the Somerset Chamber of Commerce, a disabled Army veteran of World War II, a brickmason who built most of the houses in Oaklawn Subdivision, and a member of Mount Olive Baptist Church.

Bro. Limon was survived by his loving wife of 49 years, Ruth Garrett Garr, whom he married in Jamestown, Kentucky on June 8th, 1940; one son, George L. Garr of Marlboro, Maryland; one brother, Robert Garr of Louisville, Kentucky; one sister, Inez Wiley of Louisville, Kentucky; one grandchild; and a host of other family and friends who mourn his passing.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert Garr and Adele Garr.

Visitations were held after 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 19th, 1989 at the Pulaski Funeral Home in Somerset, Kentucky.

Funeral services were held at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, October 20th, 1989 at the Mount Olive Baptist Church with Rev. V.C. Edwards officiating.

Burial followed in the Mill Springs National Cemetery in Nancy, Kentucky.


God saw you getting tired
and a cure was not to be
so he put his arms around you
and whispered,
"Come to Me."

With tearful eyes we watched you
and saw you pass away
and although we love you dearly
we could not make you stay.

A Golden heart stopped beating
hard working hands at rest.
God broke our hearts to prove to us
He only takes the best.

Family Members

Gravesite Details Obituary information courtesy of funeral home.




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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Rev Limon L. “L.L.” Garr (14 Sep 1915–17 Oct 1989), Find A Grave Memorial no. 685114, citing Mill Springs National Cemetery, Nancy, Pulaski County, Kentucky, USA ; Maintained by Cadmus (contributor 46987840) .